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post #25 of (permalink) Old 11-15-2012, 04:32 PM
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Originally Posted by mach_six View Post
I bought the PWC portable 50GPD and it was a POS.

I should of just paid the more money up front for the 150GPD from Titanwaterpros that I have now.

Get a unit with clear canisters, with 300~ TDS the sediment filters would probably clog very quickly and you would be able to see it. I think I replaced the fitlers every 3 months when I was doing a lot of water changes for my s/w tank.
Getting clear canisters is not necessary imo. I purchased the cheap one on Ebay a while ago and I am still getting 0ppm. As long as you have a TDS meter, you don't need to visually inspect how dirty your filters are.

here is a review i started on mine:

Check out my new RO/DI unit
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